Gather

Gather

Brief
Virtual spaces for hanging out, kind of like a video game meets video chat.
Created
Nov 30, 2020 1:53 AM
Edited
Feb 15, 2021 1:08 AM
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Spend time with your friends, coworkers, and communities like you would in real life

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  • 110 people, came together for ~5 hrs
  • focus was on connecting people/building relationships that wouldn't happen in the ordinary course of business (especially during covid)
  • they "met" in a fully virtual world on gather.town

I have set up Gather Town for our Level 1 labs and I am very excited - each group has a shared whiteboard and the tutor and GTAs can walk around and chat to each table as we usually would.

OK, so gather.town turns out to be the best part of the cogsci poster sessions! I actually "ran into" a friend while wandering between posters.

We just had a start of semester party. I was skeptical. It was awesome. We used gather.town, which was really cool.